Sports

Jan 8 '14 04:33

The issue about Vitesse's Dan Mori has created frustration among the government and the football club. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Frans Timmermans, would've been 'happy to help' Vitesse in an attempt to get Mori, a player of Israeli origin, to a training camp in the United Arab Emirates, if his mediation to obtain a visa "was invoked in time."

Jan 7 '14 04:34

Vitesse has decided to turn to the FIFA to officially report that Dan Mori is not allowed into the United Arab Emirates, announced spokeswoman Esther Bal Monday to the NOS.

Jan 6 '14 10:15

Dutch football club Vitesse said it will go for a training camp in the United Arab Emirates for second half of the season without defender Dan Mori, who is not allowed to enter UAE because of having an Israeli passport.

Jan 3 '14 11:52

The Netherlands has announced the biggest ever team for the Winter Olympics in Sochi.

skiing
Jan 2 '14 13:54

A Dutch skier was killed in an accident on the new year night in Zell am See, Austria.

Jan 2 '14 12:35

Dutch darts player Michael Van Gerwen has won the PDC World Darts Championship title.

Dec 31 '13 12:44

The Netherlands Cricket has appointed Amol Muzumdar as a batting consultant for the 2015 World Cup 2015 Qualifier.

Dec 30 '13 11:20

Tottenham, an English football club commonly known as Spurs, wants to hire Dutch national team manager Louis van Gaal.

Dec 24 '13 19:36

Ghana wants to play a warm-up friendly game with Netherlands ahead of the 2014 World Cup, Goal.com reports Tuesday.

Dec 20 '13 13:06

The Netherlands has selected Rio de Janeiro as a 2014 World Football Cup base, Daijiworld reports citing IANS.

Dec 20 '13 10:37

Ajax coach Frank de Boer has said he is not interested in becoming the new manager of Tottenham and wants to stay with the Amsterdam team, Dutch media reports.

Soccer - Dutch Linesman Dies after Attack during Game - Almere
Dec 19 '13 15:19

The Amsterdam soccer dad, involved in the violent death of linesman Richard Nieuwenhuizen, appealed his sentence, but was sentenced to 6 years in prison.

Dec 19 '13 13:24

Four policemen were injured Wednesday night during the match between JCV Cuijk and MVV in Cuijk, Brabant.

Dec 18 '13 11:51

Maurits Hendriks on Tuesday said the Netherlands will send its biggest ever team to the Winter Games in February, reports Nu.nl.

Dec 18 '13 10:51

Epke Zonderland was named Dutch sportsman of the year.

Dec 17 '13 06:15

The Dutch football association KNVB will propose Amsterdam as a host city for the 2020 UEFA European Championship. KNVB will bid for three group matches and one round of 16 match.

Dec 16 '13 19:11

Amsterdam football club Ajax is going to face Austrian’s FC Salzburg in the first knock-out round of the Europa League, while Dutch football club AZ will play against Czech club Slovan Liberec.

Guus Hiddink
Dec 16 '13 14:07

Guus Hiddink is set to be appointed as coach of the Netherlands national football team after the 2014 World Cup, Xinhua reports Monday citing Dutch media.

Dec 16 '13 09:47

The Netherlands won the bronze medal in the Junior Men's Hockey World Cup at the Major Dhyan Chand Stadium in India, New Indian Express reports.

Dec 13 '13 13:00

PSV Eindhoven was eliminated from the Europa League after losing 1-0 at home to Chornomorets Odesa on Thursday.

Dec 13 '13 09:19

Ajax football club said it is investigating fighting incident between club’s fans and Italians on Wednesday before Ajax’s match with AC Milan at the San Siro.

Dec 11 '13 23:13

Several Italian news media reported three Ajax fans stabbed at the San Siro Stadium. It's unclear what their condition is. One 28-year-old supporter is reportedly in critical condition. He lost a lot of blood and was in bad shape, according to an eyewitness.

Ajax supporter hurt
Dec 10 '13 14:39

The Ajax fan who fell from the stands during the match between Ajax and Barcelona, is out of danger, announced his family on the website of the Amsterdam soccer club.

Dec 9 '13 10:23

The Netherlands women’s field hockey team has defeated Australia in the Hockey World League final in Argentina.

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